Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Faster access than browser!

E. B. Farnum

Index E. B. Farnum

Ethan Bennett Farnum (November 10, 1826 in Cheshire, Massachusetts – after 1880) was one of the first residents of Deadwood (then in the Dakota Territory), who was not a miner or prospector; he was the owner of a general store. [1]

22 relations: Board of education, Cheshire, Massachusetts, Cheyenne, Wyoming, Chicago, Dakota Territory, Deadwood (TV series), Deadwood, South Dakota, Epidemic, Fire department, General store, HBO, Infection, Justice of the peace, Miner, Pest house, Prospecting, Quarantine, Smallpox, Sol Star, Street sweeper, Telegraphy, Wisconsin.

Board of education

A board of education, school committee or school board is the board of directors or board of trustees of a school, local school district or higher administrative level.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Board of education · See more »

Cheshire, Massachusetts

Cheshire is a town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Cheshire, Massachusetts · See more »

Cheyenne, Wyoming

Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Cheyenne, Wyoming · See more »


Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Chicago · See more »

Dakota Territory

The Territory of Dakota was an organized incorporated territory of the United States that existed from March 2, 1861, until November 2, 1889, when the final extent of the reduced territory was split and admitted to the Union as the states of North and South Dakota.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Dakota Territory · See more »

Deadwood (TV series)

Deadwood is an American Western television series created, produced, and largely written by David Milch, that aired on the premium cable network HBO from March 21, 2004, to August 27, 2006, spanning 36 episodes and three seasons.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Deadwood (TV series) · See more »

Deadwood, South Dakota

Deadwood (Lakota: Owáyasuta; "To approve or confirm things") is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Deadwood, South Dakota · See more »


An epidemic (from Greek ἐπί epi "upon or above" and δῆμος demos "people") is the rapid spread of infectious disease to a large number of people in a given population within a short period of time, usually two weeks or less.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Epidemic · See more »

Fire department

A fire department (American English) or fire brigade (British English), also known as a fire protection district, fire authority or fire and rescue service is an organization that primarily provides firefighting services for a specific geographic area.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Fire department · See more »

General store

A general store (also known as general merchandise store, general dealer or village shop) is a rural or small town store that carries a general line of merchandise.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and General store · See more »


Home Box Office (HBO) is an American premium cable and satellite television network of Home Box Office, Inc..

New!!: E. B. Farnum and HBO · See more »


Infection is the invasion of an organism's body tissues by disease-causing agents, their multiplication, and the reaction of host tissues to the infectious agents and the toxins they produce.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Infection · See more »

Justice of the peace

A justice of the peace (JP) is a judicial officer, of a lower or puisne court, elected or appointed by means of a commission (letters patent) to keep the peace.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Justice of the peace · See more »


A miner is a person who extracts ore, coal, or other mineral from the earth through mining.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Miner · See more »

Pest house

A pest house, plague house, pesthouse or fever shed was a type of building used for persons afflicted with communicable diseases such as tuberculosis, cholera, smallpox or typhus.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Pest house · See more »


Prospecting is the first stage of the geological analysis (second – exploration) of a territory.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Prospecting · See more »


A quarantine is used to separate and restrict the movement of people; it is a 'a restraint upon the activities or communication of persons or the transport of goods designed to prevent the spread of disease or pests', for a certain period of time.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Quarantine · See more »


Smallpox was an infectious disease caused by one of two virus variants, Variola major and Variola minor.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Smallpox · See more »

Sol Star

Solomon Star (December 20, 1840 – October 10, 1917) was an early resident of the town of Deadwood, South Dakota.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Sol Star · See more »

Street sweeper

A street sweeper or street cleaner may refer to a person's occupation, or a machine that cleans streets.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Street sweeper · See more »


Telegraphy (from Greek: τῆλε têle, "at a distance" and γράφειν gráphein, "to write") is the long-distance transmission of textual or symbolic (as opposed to verbal or audio) messages without the physical exchange of an object bearing the message.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Telegraphy · See more »


Wisconsin is a U.S. state located in the north-central United States, in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions.

New!!: E. B. Farnum and Wisconsin · See more »

Redirects here:

E B Farnum, E.B. Farnum, EB Farnum.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._B._Farnum

Hey! We are on Facebook now! »